Roadwork April 12-16, 2021

Town of Bennington Project List

Week of April 12 – 16, 2021

 Please be Advised: The Next Phase of PFOA Water Line extensions work now continues. 

Chapel Road: Crossover to N.Branch St : will be CLOSED to through traffic for next several weeks as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Main extensions. Local traffic will be accommodated.  Residents may only enter/exit this section of Chapel Rd from the Crossover intersection.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find Alternate Route.

County St: at North St – Tuesday: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Water Crew repairs/replaces a water valve.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

County St: at Park St – Wednesday: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Water Crew repairs/replaces a water valve.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays.

Dewey St : Harwood Dr to Pine Rd: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic next several weeks as a Private Contractor continues the next phase of South End Water Main Upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

Imperial Ave will be CLOSED at the Silver St intersection to ALL through traffic for the next 4 weeks as a Highway Crew re-constructs a Retaining wall, sidewalk, and curbing.  Residents will have access from Morgan Street side ONLY.  Please find Alternate Route.

North Branch St @ Chapel Rd intersection will be CLOSED as PFOA Contractors continue the next phase of PFOA Water Line extension work.

Park St: at County St – Wednesday: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic while a Water Crew repairs/replaces a water valve.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays

Pleasant St : North St to Park St: will be reduced to One-Lane Traffic all week as a Highway Crew works on the next phase of the School St/Pleasant St sidewalk upgrade project. Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please use Caution when approaching these areas and expect minor delays or find an alternate route.

School St : Main St to Pleasant St: will be CLOSED all week as a Highway Crew works on the next phase of the School St/Pleasant St sidewalk upgrade project.  Men and equipment will be in the roadway.  Please find an alternate route.

TOWNWIDE: – SPRING CLEANING

Highway crews will begin Grading Dirt Roads across town.  Some roads may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary grading equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays.

A private Contractor will be cleaning/vacuuming sewer main lines across town.  Some streets may be temporarily closed or reduced to one-lane to accommodate necessary cleaning equipment.  Please use Caution and Expect Delays

Green Mountain Power has begun their Tree Trimming Program.  For the next 6 months, Davey Tree Service will be assisting GMP with tree trimming around town.

NORTH BENNINGTON: – SPRING CLEANING

North Bennington Highway crew will also begin Grading Dirt Roads across the Village.  This will include roadside ditching as well.  Please use Caution when approaching and Expect Delays.

North Bennington Village Fountain will also be turned on this week.  Please use Caution when approaching this area.

ALL Work will be dependent on weather conditions.  Please use caution when entering a construction zone, men and equipment will be in the traveled portion of the road.

 

REMINDER:   CITIZENS – Spring Clean-Up

Please DO NOT rake or blow leaves into Town streets or Highways as this will clog storm drains and create both flooding and driving hazards for the entire community.

Residents and Contractors – Please make sure ALL LOADS ARE COVERED when taking leaves and or brush to the Transfer Station.  When disposing of leaf bags, you MUST empty the bags into the pile.